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Gmail Android App Connects Yahoo, Microsoft Accounts
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
In its latest update to Gmail, Google is offering additional support for Yahoo and Microsoft accounts by giving users a unified view of their different email addresses.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/31/2015
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NAS Is Sexy … Again
Andres Rodriguez, CEO, Nasuni
Commentary
Network Attached Storage has come a long way from its humble beginnings as a file-storage tool. Now, a new generation of NAS systems is needed in the cloud to meet enterprise demands.
By Andres Rodriguez CEO, Nasuni , 3/31/2015
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Microsoft's Surface 3 Promises Windows 10, Kills Windows RT
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Microsoft's newest Surface 3 ditches ARM for Intel. It packs a full version of Windows 8.1 and has an upgrade to Windows 10 coming later. The Surface 3 can be a tablet or a laptop. Prices start at less than $500.
By Eric Zeman , 3/31/2015
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MongoDB Counters Couchbase Performance Claims
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
MongoDB test reports superior durability and throughput compared to Cassandra and Couchbase, but is it another case of biased, vendor-sponsored research?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/31/2015
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Healthcare Is Ignoring Cyber Risk Intel, Academia Even Worse
Jason Polancich, Founder & Chief Architect, SurfWatchLabs
Commentary
Healthcare and other sectors are indolently ignoring the process of gathering and using high-level intelligence to focus cyber defenses. Here’s proof.
By Jason Polancich Founder & Chief Architect, SurfWatchLabs, 3/31/2015
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Adobe's Comp CC Layout App Available For iPad
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Adobe is bringing its Comp CC layout application to the iPad through the Apple App Store, giving designers another mobile option for their needs.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/31/2015
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PayPal Declares It's 100% OpenStack Cloud
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
After a three-year migration, PayPal says it has implemented its own OpenStack cloud for close to 100% of its operations, making it one of the largest financial services OpenStack clouds in production.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/31/2015
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Lebanon Believed Behind Newly Uncovered Cyber Espionage Operation
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Middle East, US, and other targets hit in nearly three-year-old 'Volatile Cedar' cyber attack campaign.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/31/2015
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What's Hot In Networking: 7 Key Trends
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
From SDN and network automation to IPv6 and 802.11ac, the big trends in the networking industry demand your attention, and you can find them at Interop Las Vegas.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 3/31/2015
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Interop Hot Stage: Building An Enterprise Network
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
The InteropNet comes to life at Hot Stage. For the first time, InformationWeek is there to cover the creation of this complex temporary network.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/31/2015
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IBM Announces IoT Business Unit, Cloud Services
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM ups the ante on Internet of Things analysis, launching a $3 billion bet on cloud-based ecosystem. How will Microsoft and Amazon respond?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/31/2015
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Interop Radio Continues From Hot Stage
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Interop Radio is coming to you live from the Hot Stage warehouse again this week. You won't want to miss an episode.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/30/2015
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British Airways The Latest Loyalty Program Breach Victim
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Who needs to steal credit cards when you can get airfare and luxury items for free?
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 3/30/2015
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Goats, Now Available From Amazon
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The new Amazon Home Services will help you find a wide variety of professional home improvement resources.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/30/2015
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ClearStory Data Touts Speedy Big Data Analysis
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
ClearStory taps HDFS and Apache Spark in the cloud to let business users blend high-scale, variable data and analyze it with in-memory speed.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/30/2015
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Comic: Where Twitter And Reality Meet
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
Commentary
How many of us do business with people we've only met through social media? This is what happens when we finally meet.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 3/30/2015
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Linux Seeks Security, Unity
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
News
Experts at the Embedded Linux Conference say that open-source software needs more attention to interoperability, security, and its kernel, for the Internet of Things.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 3/30/2015
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Apple Watch Edition Buyers Getting Luxury, White-Glove Treatment
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
People who have $10,000 to buy an Apple Watch Edition will be treated like royalty when they enter Apple Stores. With all the anticipation, IDC has upped its wearables estimate.
By Eric Zeman , 3/30/2015
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Microsoft Office 365 Gets MDM Boost
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Mobile device management becomes generally available in Office 365 to meet growing need for secure mobile productivity.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/30/2015
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Net Neutrality Rules Will Survive, FCC Chairman Says
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
In a speech at the Moritz College of Law, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said that new net neutrality laws would hold up to court challenges brought by telecoms, carriers, and their representatives.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/30/2015
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